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‘The death toll would be enormous,’ Fauci says of herd immunity to coronavirus in the U.S.

Dr Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. Kevin Dietsch | Reuters If the U.S. allowed the coronavirus to spread unchecked in an attempt to try to achieve so-called herd immunity, the… Read More »

Coronavirus: ‘Enormous strain’ on protective kit for NHS – Williamson

An “enormous strain” has been put on the system for obtaining protective kit for NHS staff and care workers, the education secretary has said. Some 400,000 gowns had been expected to arrive from Turkey on Sunday, but the government said it had been delayed. Gavin Williamson was asked by the BBC why British suppliers offering… Read More »